Välkommen till London!

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Om London är din destination så finns det massvis med underbara aktiviteter och sevärdheter. London ligger som sagt i den södra delen av Storbritannien så man kan faktiskt förvänta sig en hel del sol under sommarhalvåret. Det finns en hel del sevärdheter i den vackra brittiska huvudstaden. För en klar och vacker vy över staden...

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Discover the Blue Plaques in London

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A lot of you might have noticed that some buildings in London are “labelled” with a blue plaque that has the name of someone (more or less) famous on it: those are permanent signs installed to commemorate either a famous person who lived or worked in that place or an event that occurred within the...

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Uma semana em Albergue Astor Queensway

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Essa semana o albergue está a mil, segunda fomos ao boliche, e ontem tivemos uma noite super especial!! Celebramos o aniversário de 20 aninhos de um de nossos membros da equipe e aproveitamos para fazer uma noite de despedida para alguns hóspedes super queridos que passaram a semana conosco. Para fatos tão importantes, nada melhor...

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The hidden treasures of London SE1

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The redevelopment of The Borough and Bankside, London SE1, has unearthed a wealth of archaeological treasures and lost histories. Next time you’re in Borough, take a stroll down Redcross way, the small back-street running parallel to Borough High Street. You’ll find a vacant plot of land behind a rusty iron gate decorated with flowers, feathers,...

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International Pillow Fight Day… Maybe!

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On Saturday April 5th 2014, there will be massive pillow fights in cities around the world… but maybe not in London! Officially, Trafalgar Square will host also this year this super fun event, which Astor Hostels gladly attended last year (for some memories check this out http://www.astorhostels.com/blog/international-pillow-fight-day-2013-with-astor-victoria-hostels/), but it seems that the Mayor of London...

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Astor Hostels - Loving London

Astor Hyde Park Hostel

Still boasting its stunning original features, the newest addition to the Astor Family is a Victorian Town House on a quiet tree-lined boulevard. Helping Astor Hostels to win an Award for 3rd best hostel group in the World, this Hyde Park hotel is a striking...

Astor Museum Hostel

One of the oldest low budget hotels in London, the Museum has been helping weary backpackers and travellers loosen up since 1977!  The location of this hostel makes it one of the best value hostels in London central.  Right in front of the British Museum...

Astor Queensway Hostel (ex Quest)

This boutique budget hostel, formerly named Astor Quest, is located in the bustling neighbourhood of Bayswater and has been welcoming backpackers through its doors for over 20 years. With 100 beds, this hostel is charming, welcoming and set in a quiet street minutes from Hyde...

Astor Victoria Hostel

The largest of our budget accomodation, split across two adjoining buildings, the atmosphere can be described as laid back and an ideal place to meet new friends.  We have been operating here for close to 15 years, with the Victoria hosting the after party for...